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Creativity in English. Papers relating to the Anglo-American Seminar on the Teaching of English at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, 1966. by

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


  • Creative writing (Elementary education)

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StatementEdited by Geoffrey Summerfield, for Modern Language Association of America, National Association for the Teaching of English (U.K.) and National Council of Teachers of English.
SeriesThe Dartmouth seminar papers
ContributionsSummerfield, Geoffrey, ed., National Council of Teachers of English., Anglo-American Seminar on the Teaching of English (1966 : Dartmouth College)
LC ClassificationsLB1576 .C77
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 68 p.
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5600123M
LC Control Number68006397

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